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Dr Iain Embrey

Former Research Student

Thesis Title

Pathways to Poverty:  Theoretical and empirical analyses

Research overview

Education and Labour Economics; specifically youth unemployment.

Research Grants

ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) funding for a PhD in economics.


MMath (Master of Mathematics - 1st Class Honours - Warwick University)

MEd (Master of Education - with Distinction - University of Birmingham)

MSc Econ (with Distinction - Unawarded - completed as part of Integrated PhD - Lancaster University)

Career Details

5 Years as a teacher of mathematics at Swanshurst School, Birmingham.

Including variously: leader of Sixth Form maths, leader of year 10 maths, whole school enrichment co-ordinator, whole school DofE co-ordinator.

Current Teaching

Three Tutorial groups for Econ102 - priciples of Economics.

Professional Role

PhD Student, Department of Economics;

PhD Seminar Series Organiser;

Econ102 Tutor;

FASS/LUMS ethics committee member.

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